Working on Common Cross-cultural Communication Challenges (2nd half)
http://www.pbs.org/ampu/crosscult.html Managing cross-cultural communication challenges: Toward a more perfect union in an age of diversity (pages 220~222)
http://www.zmne.hu/aarms/docs/Volume4/Issue2/pdf/02kiss.pdf Cross-Cultural Communication Strategies http://www.colorado.edu/conflict/peace/treatment/xcolcomm.htm Communicating with Strangers
Sites about 'out of culture' perspective and opinions
Handout & Discussion Questions
Spend at least an hour reading through material listed under Week#5 of the Course Materials page. Feel free to read other material you find that addresses the core questions for next week
(What are the linguistic components of English and other languages that are necessary to understand in order to successfully engage in cross-cultural communication? How does one be ‘polite’ in English and other languages? )
Remember to document your material consumption.
Post your at least one reflection on your blog that addresses Week#4 Discussions, Week#5 topics, or anything else CCC related that has grabbed your attention lately. Please post reflections by Thursday at 5pm
Check out your classmates' blog posts by clicking on the 'Blog Posts' block on the right or going here.